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Project by iozl posted 09-10-2009 06:56 AM 2598 views 17 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This hall table with a live edge top was made from local Oregon maple, cherry & yew. The bottom drawers were the 2nd attempt at hand cut half blind dovetails, and it was quite the challenge. Finished with blo & several coats of shellac.





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#1 posted 09-10-2009 07:13 AM

Very cool design and great wood, really like this table.

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#2 posted 09-10-2009 07:43 AM

very nice table

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#3 posted 09-10-2009 09:24 AM

Very nice design.

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#4 posted 09-10-2009 09:49 AM

Unique design and nicely made.

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#5 posted 09-10-2009 11:31 AM

very well done, great design and execution

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#6 posted 09-10-2009 01:43 PM

Love the style, great work!

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#7 posted 09-10-2009 03:02 PM

whats a good looking table

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#8 posted 09-10-2009 03:23 PM

That table would rock in any hall !!!

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#9 posted 09-10-2009 03:49 PM

Those are some tiny pins on your dovetails. Very nice.

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#10 posted 09-10-2009 04:36 PM

Great table. Unusual design and well done joinery. I believe you’re up for any challenge now.
Congrats!

Best,

Serge

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#11 posted 09-10-2009 06:27 PM

That’s a great combination of contemporary design with a Nakashima kind of rough, natural feel…simply put, it’s a fine table.

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iozl

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#12 posted 09-10-2009 10:33 PM

Wow, thanks for all the great feedback.
A funny story on this one (at least to me) was that the original slab on top was a bit longer on the narrower side – when I posted this as a work-in-progress to my blog it was pointed out that it looked as if I was making an ironing board.
Just the fact that no one alluded to that was awesome, and of course the other comments are much appreciated. Thanks!

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#13 posted 09-10-2009 10:37 PM

Super. I love the drawer placement. The craftmanship looks superb.

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#14 posted 09-10-2009 10:46 PM

ooooooooooooh love it.

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#15 posted 09-10-2009 10:47 PM

What a great job you did on the table.
The finish is perfect too.

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